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Department of Petroleum Engineering

Physical and Delivery Location

Office: 407 RICH
Phone: 979-845-2241
Fax: 979-845-1307

Mailing Address

Harold Vance Department of Petroleum Engineering
Texas A&M University
3116 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3116

The department is located in the Joe C. Richardson Building.

The nearest visitor parking is in the Polo Road Garage.

Undergraduate Advising Office

Physical Location

Office: 501R RICH
Phone: 979-845-6955

Undergraduate Advisors

Graduate Advising Office

Physical Location

Office: 401U RICH
Phone: 979-847-9095

Graduate Advisor

Online Learning Advising Office

Physical Location

Office: 407E RICH
Phone: 979-845-9385

Computer Labs and Support

The department has several computer labs and classrooms for undergraduate and graduate student use.

Reserving a classroom in Richardson Building

All Texas A&M University faculty, staff and officially recognized student organizations can schedule evening meetings in the Richardson Building if the meetings involve university-related business.

Classrooms CANNOT be used for private, personal or profit-making meetings of any kind.

First floor classroom scheduling

  • For scheduling during regular hours (7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.), call the registrar's office at 979-458-4950 or email
  • For scheduling after regular class hours (after 5:30 p.m.), call 979-845-2241 or email

Locked doors and equipment issues

Blocker Media Center locks all first floor classrooms each evening at 10 p.m. Rooms remain locked during weekends and holidays.

Projector, computer or audiovisual equipment use in first floor classrooms must be scheduled through Blocker Media Center.

Blocker Media Center contact number: 979-845-0807.

Room numbers and seating capacities

  • RICH 101 seats 98
  • RICH 106 seats 148
  • RICH 114 seats 98